Romantic table for 2

Convivial Bohemian Table

One the best parts of cooking for me is the conviviality of coming together with family and friends. Nothing nourishes the bohemian soul more, with the exception of traveling perhaps. I think it is one of the most basic things we can to do in our world to promote peace and goodwill, starting right in our own homes. That is …

MelindaConvivial Bohemian Table

Vanilla Cinnamon French Toast

For breakfast me and mom made french toast together.We both made different types of french toast . I made Vanilla Cinnamon french toast. We wanted to do something together so mom went to the store and got the stuff to make it . Mom just HAD to buy me a star fruit. I begged her for about 5 minutes till …

MelindaVanilla Cinnamon French Toast

Christmas Breakfast. Bacon and Gruyere Stuffed French Toast

When my youngest daughter, Coda and I set out to find a breakfast recipe to make for Sunday morning, we wanted to make something special to enjoy our one on one time together. As you saw a couple weeks ago in Coda’s post, she went a more traditional route with the French Toast recipe but added her own bohemian flair …

MelindaChristmas Breakfast. Bacon and Gruyere Stuffed French Toast

The Late Autumnal Garden 2013

With the gorgeous mild weather we have been having, I was inspired to work out in the garden for some fall clean up. Much to my surprise my raspberry bush is giving us quite the show with it’s beautiful rust and burgundy foliage. I still have some mums, sage, carrots and beets in the garden. I was able to memorialize …

MelindaThe Late Autumnal Garden 2013

Caramel Apple has a Sexy Sister!

With the excessive prodding by my youngest daughter Coda to pleeeease make caramel apples, I finally caved. In my mind it was going to be a sticky mess of gooey caramel to clean off of every surface in my kitchen. And since I don’t have a dishwasher (Gasp!) clean up is a consideration always. Coda has a way of linking …

MelindaCaramel Apple has a Sexy Sister!